Coming Out

Everything you need to know about coming out as LGBT. The process of coming out varies for each person. Some lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people come out to friends and family at an early age, while others lead a more private life. Activists such as Harvey Milk advocated for all LGBT people to come out of the closet, in order to help increase visibility of the cause and sway the hearts and minds of the American public. For many, the process is difficult and ongoing throughout a lifetime.

A new video targets the LGBT community as vegans talk about coming out -- for animals.

September 17 2015 3:25 PM

A new video takes an intimate look at what prompted rugby star Gareth Thomas to come out to his team and the world.

September 08 2015 8:37 AM

The sports journalist is engaged to partner David Kitchen.

September 05 2015 1:56 PM

Paola Paredes traveled from London to her native Ecuador to come out to her parents, and took photos of the emotional moment for a project she calls 'Unveiled.'

August 27 2015 4:08 PM

This makes him the first openly gay player on a team affiliated with Major League Baseball.

August 16 2015 3:38 PM

Advocate entertainment editor Jase Peeples and Pride associate editor Yezmin Villarreal debate the impact of Kristen Stewart's recent comments about her sexuality.

August 14 2015 7:02 PM